Rose City Chess Presents the Eleventh Annual Presidents’ Weekend Tournament
2023 OSCF State Championship Qualifier
$500+ Value Prize Pool and Custom Ribbons
Registration closes Sunday February 19, 2023 at 5:00pm. No on-site registration.
Free USCF membership for new and renewing scholastic players ($20 value)!
The Presidents’ Weekend Tournament is open to scholastic players in grades K-12. Arrive early to enjoy coffee and donuts before Round 1. Lower sections compete in the main hall. Upper sections compete in separate rooms with longer time controls. Come play in one of the oldest continuously running scholastic tournaments in Oregon!
Date: Monday February 20, 2023
Location: Hillsdale Community Christian Church, 6948 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219.
Equipment: Chess sets, clocks, notation sheets, and pencils all provided.
Awards: Prizes for each section:
- 1st place: Tempest Classic Chess Clock ($49 value)
- 2nd place: 1849 Original Staunton Replica Chess Pieces, Chess Bag, and Vinyl Board ($32.85 value)
- 3rd place: Blitz Volume 1 ($12.99 value)
Each section also receives Custom Limited Edition Ribbons for 1st-5th place, plus scores, and even scores.
Ratings: USCF Regular Rated; 2023 OSCF State Championship Qualifier. Free USCF membership for new members and those with expired membership.
Sections (may be combined, split, or adjusted at any time at tournament director’s discretion):
- U600/Unrated K-5 (5 rounds, G/25;+5)
- U800/Unrated 6-8 (5 rounds, G/25;+5)
- U1000/Unrated 9-12 (5 rounds, G/25;+5)
- U1200 (4 rounds, G/40;+5)
- U1400 (4 rounds, G/40;+5)
- Open (4 rounds, G/40;+5)